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VASJ rolls to DIV Medina Sectional crown

Villa Angela-St. Joseph solidified itself as the top seed in the Division IV Medina District tournament with an impressive 3-0 win over Mapleton in a sectional final on Oct.18.

The Vikings won, 25-6, 25-6, 25-15, en route to a sectional championship. VASJ, the defending Medina District champs, will play Mogadore on Oct. 23 in a district semifinal.

The VASJ-Mogadore winner will play either Kidron Central Christian or Rittman for the district title on Oct. 25.

VASJ, who was the Division IV state runner-up in 2013, improved to 14-7 on the season.



Steve Hare
Steve Hare
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

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